Submit Your Expression of Interest: 2022-2023 Second Vice-President

Connect with colleagues across the Province and contribute to your profession on the Society’s Council

The Society’s Nominating Committee will nominate a candidate for Second Vice-President by the end of January 2022.

Pursuant to s. 8(1) of the Legal Professional Act at least one of the Officers must reside outside the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM). The Committee invites practising lawyers from outside of HRM to submit an expression of interest for the 2022-2023 Second Vice-President opportunity. All members are invited to provide recommendations.

As the Second Vice-President, you’ll help lead the Society and lend your voice and unique insights to decisions that impact Nova Scotia’s legal profession. Review the 2019-2023 Strategic Plan to learn more about our current goals and objectives.

The Second Vice-President has unquestionable integrity, respect for others, leadership and communication skills, strategic thinking, consensus building, and is committed to the Society’s purpose and strategic direction.

Review the position description to learn more.

The 2022-2023 Second Vice-President will be elected in March 2022 and will take office at the June 2022 Annual Meeting. The successful candidate will become First Vice-President in June 2023 and President in June 2024.

Do you want to recommend someone for consideration? Are you interested in being considered? Please complete our online expression of interest form by 4:00 PM on Friday, November 12, 2021.

2022-2023 Second Vice-President Expression of Interest Form

Your submission will be directed to the Nominating Committee Chair, Mark Scott QC.

We value diversity on Council and welcome applications from all employment equity groups. We also have the technology required for volunteers to attend meetings online via video conferencing. All names put forward will be considered and treated confidentially.

Questions? Please contact the Society’s Acting Executive Director, Jacqueline Mullenger, at JMullenger@nsbs.org.




    Pursuant to s. 8(1) of the Legal Professional Act at least one of the Officers must reside outside the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM). The Committee invites practising lawyers from outside of HRM to submit an expression of interest for the 2022-2023 Second Vice-President opportunity.

  • Please describe why you’re interested in the Second Vice-President opportunity and the skills, attributes and experience you could bring to the position.

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    Please check the number that best represents your skill/expertise in the specified area. The numbers are ranked as follows:

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  • 2 - Low
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Questions? Please contact the Society’s Acting Executive Director, Jacqueline Mullenger, at JMullenger@nsbs.org.